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The Wilson Special Collections Library at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Libraries is now accepting applications for four funding opportunities for students and researchers who wish to use the rich and deep resources available in the UNC-Chapel Hill’s special collections. Of special interest may …

Special collections fellowship applications are open for 2022-2023 fellows! Read More »

The Library announces the appointment of Chaitra Powell as curator of the Southern Historical Collection.

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A document recently acquired by the University Libraries is contributing to scholars’ understanding of the life of Omar ibn Said, a 19th-century enslaved Islamic scholar.

A virtual celebration of the music of legendary blues musician John Lee Hooker, featuring performances and discussion.

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When an arsonist tried to destroy the Highlander Research and Education Center in Tennessee, the staff at Wilson Library made sure its archive would live on.

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librarian teaching students to work with special collections materials

The University Libraries will use $320,777 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to create the Primary Sources Teaching Fellowship Program

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